We like the idea of the staircase being painted white. Good to have storage under stairs or even study nook under stairs. under stairs storage,

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KARWEI if i couldn't have a built on shelf under the tv, i quite like this

under stair ideas | Under Stair Storage Solutions Blank Storage

Staircase storage - Simple version for under stairs storage. This would totally work if we gutted the basement as it is now. (Plus, no more dark crawling under the stairs to get at my christmas decorations!